Open Research Datasets in Software Engineering


J. Howison, M. Conklin, and K. Crowston, ``FLOSSmole: A collaborative repository for FLOSS research data and analyses,'' International Journal of Information Technology and Web Engineering, vol. 1, no. 3, 2006.
I. Herraiz, D. Izquierdo-Cortazar, F. Rivas-Hernandez, J. M. Gonzalez-Barahona, G. Robles, S. D. nas Dominguez, C. Garcia-Campos, J. F. Gato, and L. Tovar, ``FLOSSMetrics: Free / libre / open source software metrics,'' in Proceedings of the 13th European Conference on Software Maintenance and Reengineering (CSMR).IEEE Computer Society, 2009.
G. Boetticher, T. Menzies, and T. Ostrand. (2007) Promise repository of empirical software engineering data. West Virginia University, Department of Computer Science. [Online]. Available:
E. Tempero, C. Anslow, J. Dietrich, T. Han, J. Li, M. Lumpe, H. Melton, and J. Noble, ``Qualitas corpus: A curated collection of java code for empirical studies,'' in 2010 Asia Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC2010), Dec 2010.
E. Linstead, S. Bajracharya, T. Ngo, P. Rigor, C. Lopes, and P. Baldi, ``Sourcerer: mining and searching internet-scale software repositories,'' Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery, vol. 18, pp. 300-336, 2009, 10.1007/s10618-008-0118-x.
T. Zimmermann, R. Premraj, and A. Zeller, ``Predicting defects for eclipse,'' in Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Predictor Models in Software Engineering (PROMISE'07), ser. PROMISE '07.Washington, DC, USA: IEEE Computer Society, 2007, pp. 9-.
M. D'Ambros, M. Lanza, and R. Robbes, ``An extensive comparison of bug prediction approaches,'' in Proceedings of the 7th IEEE Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories (MSR07).IEEE CS Press, 2010, pp. 31 - 41.
M. D'Ambros, M. Lanza, and R. Robbes, ``Evaluating defect prediction approaches: a benchmark and an extensive comparison,'' Empirical Software Engineering, pp. 1-47, 10.1007/s10664-011-9173-9.
C. Lokan, T. Wright, P. Hill, and M. Stringer, ``Organizational benchmarking using the isbsg data repository,'' IEEE Software, vol. 18, no. 5, pp. 26 -32, sep/oct 2001.
N. Nagappan, A. Zeller, T. Zimmermann, K. Herzig, and B. Murphy, ``Change bursts as defect predictors,'' in Proceedings of the 21st IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE 2012), November 2010.
H. Do, S. Elbaum, and G. Rothermel, ``Supporting controlled experimentation with testing techniques: An infrastructure and its potential impact,'' Empirical Software Engineering, vol. 10, pp. 405-435, October 2005. [Online]. Available:
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M. Van Antwerp and G. Madey, ``Advances in the sourceforge research data archive (srda),'' in Fourth International Conference on Open Source Systems, IFIP 2.13 (WoPDaSD 2008), Milan, Italy, September 2008.
R. Vasa, ``Growth and change dynamics in open source software systems,'' Ph.D. dissertation, Faculty of Information and Communication Technologies Swinburne University of Technology Melbourne, Australia, 2010.